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  • Yen Sags as G20 OK with Japan Reflation Effort Monday, 18 Feb 2013 | 5:06 PM ET

    The yen weakened across the board on Monday after Japan escaped direct criticism from its G-20 peers on its bold reflationary plans that have weakened the currency.

  • Did G-20 Give Markets Green Light to Sell Yen? Sunday, 17 Feb 2013 | 7:32 PM ET
  • Australian Treasurer  Wayne Swan

    Australian Treasurer Wayne Swan dismissed talk of a 'currency war' in an interview with CNBC, but concedes that a strong Australian dollar is a concern for an economy that's heavily reliant on mining exports.

  • G-20 Defuses 'Currency War,' Japan Off the Hook Saturday, 16 Feb 2013 | 12:56 AM ET

    The Group of 20 nations declared on Saturday there would be no 'currency war' and deferred plans to set new debt-cutting targets in an indication of concern about the fragile state of the world economy.

  • Yen Falls on Perception Japan Won't Be Taken to Task Friday, 15 Feb 2013 | 5:35 PM ET

    The yen fell Friday after three days of gains against the U.S. dollar and the euro as a draft statement from the G-20 did not single out Japan trying to weaken its currency.

  • What Currency War? Move Along, G-20 Leaders Say Friday, 15 Feb 2013 | 6:49 AM ET

    As G-20 finance chiefs from around the world meet on Friday to discuss fears of competitive currency devaluations, policymakers told CNBC that talk of a currency war was misplaced and discussions should instead focus on a how to heal the still fragile global economy.

  • Euro Tumbles on Dismal Euro Zone Economic Data Thursday, 14 Feb 2013 | 3:45 PM ET

    The euro tumbled to a three-week low against the dollar and plunged against the yen Thursday after data painted a dismal picture of the euro zone's economy, increasing the likelihood of ECB action.

  • Yen Reined In as Investors Look Ahead to G20 Meeting Wednesday, 13 Feb 2013 | 5:02 PM ET

    The yen traded flat against the dollar Wednesday, a day after sharply rising, as investors grew cautious ahead of a meeting of finance ministers and central bankers later this week.

  • Yen Rebounds After G7 Clarifies Concerns of 'Excess' Tuesday, 12 Feb 2013 | 5:09 PM ET

    The yen rebounded Tuesday, rising from a nearly three-year low against the dollar hit during the previous session, after a G7 official said a statement was meant to express "concern about excess moves" in the Japanese currency.

  • The Battle to Stop the Currency Wars Tuesday, 12 Feb 2013 | 1:59 PM ET
    Spanish refugees at Perthus, Militiamen lay down their arms.

    A statement from G7 countries attempts to tamp down global tension about the falling yen and currency devaluations. Whether it will work is unclear.

  • G7 Tries for Calm, Pound Sags Tuesday, 12 Feb 2013 | 7:55 AM ET

    The Group of Seven try to quiet talk of a currency war, and unchanged inflation weighs on the pound - it's time for your FX Fix.

  • The euro rose against the dollar and yen on Monday after incurring heavy losses for three straight days as an ECB policymaker dismissed talk of intervening to weaken the currency.

  • G7 to Release Statement to Cool Currency War Monday, 11 Feb 2013 | 9:35 AM ET

    The Group of Seven nations are considering issuing a statement reaffirming their commitment to "market-determined" exchange rates in response to heating rhetoric about a currency war.

  • Yen Surges on Japan Minister's Alarm About Decline Friday, 8 Feb 2013 | 6:01 PM ET

    The yen jumped Friday after Japan's finance minister said the currency's recent drop had gone too far, too fast, and doubts crept in about aggressive Bank of Japan action.

  • The Dollar Will Stay Weak Until 2019: HSBC Friday, 8 Feb 2013 | 8:15 AM ET

    The U.S. looks set to win the currency war, according to HSBC, which forecasts the dollar will remain weak for the next seven years.

  • Yen Lifts and the Swiss Go Shopping Friday, 8 Feb 2013 | 8:04 AM ET

    Comments from Japan's finance minister halt the yen's slide and strong retail sales lift the Swissie - it's time for your FX Fix.

  • Euro Plunges After Cautious Comments from ECB's Draghi Thursday, 7 Feb 2013 | 4:22 PM ET

    The euro plunged against the dollar and yen on Thursday after ECB President Mario Draghi said the euro exchange rate was important to growth and price stability.

  • Euro Slips on Caution Ahead of ECB Meeting Wednesday, 6 Feb 2013 | 5:23 PM ET
    European Central Bank (ECB) headquarters in Frankfurt, Germany.

    The euro slipped, with traders taking more cautious positions ahead of the ECB meeting in case its president Mario Draghi expresses concern about the high level of the euro.

  • Euro Rises Across the Board on Positive Data Tuesday, 5 Feb 2013 | 5:30 PM ET

    The euro rose against the dollar and yen Tuesday as better-than-expected euro zone data affirmed expectations that the European Central Bank will keep policy steady when it meets this week.

  • Euro Slumps on Regional Political Uncertainty Monday, 4 Feb 2013 | 1:57 PM ET

    The euro slumped from recent highs against the dollar and yen on Monday as political uncertainty in Spain and Italy renewed concerns about the region's debt crisis just days before a European Central Bank meeting.